The National City Campus 1 of California College San Diego
Putting the YOU back in EdUcation
We are a satellite of California San Diego’s San Diego campus, nestled near the scenic waterfront area in the South Bay. Visit our campus and you’ll immediately feel like part of our family. Enjoy a positive education experience while you prepare for your career. We offer training in Technology, Business, and Healthcare, with Associate’s and Bachelor’s degrees that can be earned fast. That’s because we cut out the needless elective courses and focus on what you really need to be most effective in your future career.
Vets … turn your military experience into college credit! We are a military-friendly school and will do all we can to give you the college credits you deserve. We’ll also find the VA education programs you may qualify for. You’ve served your country well. It’s time for us to serve YOU.
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700 Bay Marina Drive, Suite 100, National City, CA 91950
Phone: (619) 680-4421
Hours: Mon-Thurs: 7:00am -7:00pm
Fri: 8:00am – 3:30pm
If you’ve ever driven down I-84 near Overland Drive, you’ve no doubt seen our 26,000-square- foot campus. Our site includes seven medical labs, eight learning centers, and two computer labs—everything you need to earn your degree on your terms and on your schedule. Visit us today!
From the North: Take I-5 South, exiting at Bay Marina Drive; turn right onto Bay Marina Drive. At the first light past the freeway (Cleveland Avenue), turn left. The National City Campus is the two-story cream building located behind Goodies Bar & Grill. The college entrance is on the back side of the building, underneath the blue California College San Diego sign.
From the South: Take I-5 North, exiting onto Bay Marina Drive. Turn left onto Bay Marina Drive. At the first light past the freeway (Cleveland Avenue), turn left. The National City Campus is the two-story cream building located behind Goodies Bar & Grill. The college entrance is on the back side of the building, underneath the blue California College San Diego sign.
What Makes Us Different?
Focus on YOU
On our campus, you are never just a number in a huge auditorium. We offer small class sizes with instructors who know you and work with you toward your success. We’re here for you, assisting you through the admissions process. We’ll even help you find all the financial aid you may qualify for.
Flexible Class Schedules
Juggling life’s many commitments is no easy task. That’s why we offer day and evening classes, plus blended in-class/online instruction. In addition, you can choose 24/7 flexibility with fully online courses and degrees offered by our affiliate, Independence University.
Tools for Your Success
Because we are a nonprofit institution, we invest in YOU. That’s why we provide you with a laptop (to use in school and keep after graduation), tutoring, learning materials, uniforms, lab supplies, and job search assistance 2 at no extra cost. After you graduate, you can even audit classes in your program at no additional cost.
Find your rewarding career helping people! Earn your Associate’s degree in Medical Specialties and you’ll open up a world of possibilities. Work as a medical assistant, pharmacy technician, medical biller/coder, and more.
If you love computers, we offer a variety of career paths in this field so you can choose the one that best suits you. Earn your Associate’s degree in Computer Programming (AAS) or Computer Technology and Networking (AAS). Or choose to earn a Computer Science degree (BS) with a Networking and Information Systems Security emphasis or Software & Mobile Applications Development emphasis.
Enter the dynamic and fast-paced world of Business! Earn your Business Management & Accounting degree (AAS) or complete your Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration (BS). For those more technically minded, we offer a Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Technology (BS).
Our new 13,289-square- foot campus provides an enhanced learning experience at over twice the size of our previous campus. The site features two medical labs, computer lab, study/tutoring center, large student break room, and an outdoor lounge space. The campus is completely Wi-Fi enabled and is conveniently located near public transportation, shopping, restaurants, and coffee houses.
- California College San Diego was voted “Best Career College 2016” by San Diego CityBeat.
- The campus is within walking distance to Pepper Park and Pier 32 marina.
- View historic trolleys and railcars at the National City Depot and Electric Railway Association.
- The Living Coast Discovery Center and San Diego Bay Wildlife Refuge are just one mile south of the campus on I-5.
- Enjoy ample free, convenient parking right outside your classroom!
- Enjoy a burger after class! Goodies Bar & Grill is right next door and has a fun, beach theme.
- Get your college apparel and gear at the CCSD brand store and show your school pride!
“This is the place to go. It’s fast, it’s clear, and it’s motivating. I feel happy. I feel like I’m actually making a difference in the world.”
Stevens-Henager College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). ACCSC is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.